Yearly Archives: 2010

18122010

Stripes are stars

A chinese proverb says “If the axe is not sharp, it doesn’t matter how hard the wood is.”. We keep on thinking that the approach based on using the right tool for the right job is still the best. Well, … Continue reading

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02122010

Killnine @ Cloudcamp Turin

Today Killnine participates to Cloudcamp Turin, a new event for Cloudcamp,the unconference of Cloud Computing early adopters. The conference was interesting but two things came out: Italy or entire Europe still lags behind USA where Reuben Cohen, Enomaly CEO, can … Continue reading

27112010

Clouds to make sun shine

We are evaluating different clouding solutions on our servers, at present we’re evaluating KVM and UEC. KVM seems more reliable when it comes to have a broader compatibility while UEC seems more linux-oriented. We created a UEC two-host (controller/node) cluster … Continue reading

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12092010

Killnine brand new ESXi server

Killnine has a brand new T410 with 32GB and we put ESXi 4.1 on it. With 1.8TB of internal storage and 5TB of NAS storage we’ll have room for all of our development and preproduction environments.

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03082010

Information Feed Aggregator


Killnine developed an information feed aggregator. 
Besides an administration area which allows aggregated content moderation and editing and a smart filtering system that strips out unwanted content, the service makes content available via RESTful web service calls. The tool now … Continue reading

25072010

Image Server

Killnine developed an http service for image resizing and handling. 
The service gets high resolution images via filesystem or via http and outputs them at selected resolution.
 The system is easily integrable with enterprise solutions. Image resizing requests are handled … Continue reading

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30062010

Hippo Press Release about swide.com

Hippo BV, says: “Hippo CMS was integrated in a Akamai delivery environment to provide fast load times round the globe. The implementation of the Swide website in Hippo CMS and full content migration from the old system was done in … Continue reading

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31052010

Swide magazine on Hippo CMS 7

Killnine deployed Swide.com, the Dolce&Gabbana online magazine, to the awarded  Hippo CMS 7. “Hippo CMS was integrated in a Akamai delivery environment to provide fast load times round the globe. The implementation of the Swide website in Hippo CMS and … Continue reading

12042010

Giacomini website

Giacomini S.p.A. born more than 50 years ago as a small metal-mechanical company is a leader group in the industry, with 3 production plants, all located in Italy, and 12 branches in the world. The work has been made with … Continue reading

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20012010

To-Park

To-Park is a mobile web-app which locates, with built-in GPS, the nearest public parking of Turin, displaying in real time available parking lots. The built-in map management takes the user turn-by-turn to the parking. To-Park was developed by our team … Continue reading

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